40 Donte Samuels
40 Donte Samuels
Height: 6-5
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rocky Mount, N.C.
Position: F
Major: Business
Team: Men's Basketball
Previous School: Rocky Mount Prep
gp 29
pts/g 16.0
fg % 45.3
3pt % 30.1
ft % 84.5
reb/g 7.6
a/g 2.2

2017-18: Started 27 times while appearing in a total of 29 games during the 2017-18 season...Averaged a team-high 16 points per game, and team-high 7.6 rebounds per game...Scored a season-high 25 points, including the game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer to beat Tusculum 100-97...Scored in double-figures in 27 games...Recorded eight double-doubles...Named SAC All-Conference Second team…Named SPC Student-Athlete of the Month in January...Reached 1,000 career points on 1/3/18....Reached 500 career rebounds on 2/14/18.

2016-17: Limited to three games this season due to injury ... Averaged 2.3 points per game ... Named to the preseason All-SAC team.

2015-16: Posted another excellent year for the Cobras, earning All-SAC honorable mention accolades ... Averaged 15.6 points per game to go along with 5.5 rebounds per contest ... Appeared in 23 games, starting in 21 of them ... Scored in double figures in 19 games, with his best performance coming against Catawba (11/24) when he scored 31 points. 

2014-15: Honorable mention All-SAC selection during his sophomore campaign ... Played in 25 games for the Cobras, starting in 23 of them ... Averaged 13.8 points per game along with averaging 5.2 rebounds per game ... Best performance came against Lenoir-Rhyne (2/25) where he scored a career-high 28 points and pulled down five rebounds. 

2013-14: Saw action in 26 games as a freshman ... Scored 78 points, grabbed 57 rebounds, had 12 steals and blocked 10 shots ... Best game of the season was against Wingate (2/19) when he had 16 points, seven rebounds and three blocks.

High School: Rocky Mount Prep's all-time leading scorer with over 1,400 points and all-time leader in rebounds with over 650 ... First player in Rocky Mount Prep history to reach 1,000 points, a feat he accomplished as a junior ... Two-time all-area player and an all-state selection.

Personal: Son of Semora Samuels-Harris and Henry Harris ... He has a sister Shonte ... His father played basketball at Mount Olive College.

Recent Games
Feb 10 Tusculum W, 104-93
Feb 14 Catawba L, 79-77
Feb 17 Lincoln Memorial L, 85-70
Feb 21 at Wingate L, 93-72
Feb 24 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 82-76
Feb 28 at Wingate L, 76-75
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 20
Games started 27 18
Minutes 894 607
Minutes per game 30.8 30.4
FG 148-327 109-234
FG Pct 45.3 46.6
3PT 22-73 17-56
3PT Pct 30.1 30.4
FT 147-174 98-116
FT Pct 84.5 84.5
Off rebounds 58 46
Def rebounds 161 105
Total rebounds 219 151
Rebounds per game 7.6 7.5
Personal fouls 69 48
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 65 49
Turnovers 76 49
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 1.0
Steals 44 32
Blocks 13 10
Points 465 333
Points per game 16.0 16.6
Points per 40 min 20.8 21.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 3 at Citadel L, 122-98 1 0 6-14 42.9 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 18
Nov 10 vs. North Greenville L, 92-84 1 43 7-16 43.8 2-3 66.7 6-6 100.0 22
Nov 11 vs. Erskine W, 74-63 1 34 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 6-9 66.7 8
Nov 14 Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 107-105 1 30 1-10 10.0 1-3 33.3 9-12 75.0 12
Nov 18 Limestone W, 87-76 1 32 6-12 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 14
Nov 21 at Belmont Abbey L, 83-81 1 31 7-14 50.0 0-3 0.0 5-5 100.0 19
Nov 27 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 89-68 1 20 2-6 33.3 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 6
Nov 29 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 88-75 1 27 6-10 60.0 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 16
Dec 2 Southern Wesleyan W, 90-58 1 28 6-13 46.2 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 16
Dec 5 at Limestone L, 81-72 1 31 6-11 54.5 0-1 0.0 7-7 100.0 19
Dec 9 at Carson-Newman L, 109-86 1 34 8-14 57.1 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 17
Dec 13 at Tusculum W, 100-97 1 38 9-18 50.0 1-3 33.3 6-7 85.7 25
Dec 16 Mars Hill W, 98-85 1 29 8-13 61.5 1-3 33.3 6-7 85.7 23
Dec 18 Queens (N.C.) L, 82-75 1 35 4-12 33.3 1-4 25.0 3-7 42.9 12
Jan 3 Newberry W, 89-84 1 32 4-12 33.3 0-3 0.0 9-9 100.0 17
Jan 6 at Lincoln Memorial L, 120-74 1 33 7-13 53.8 1-3 33.3 1-4 25.0 16
Jan 10 at Catawba L, 77-71 1 32 1-15 6.7 0-2 0.0 9-10 90.0 11
Jan 13 Anderson (S.C.) W, 78-72 1 19 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 6-6 100.0 9
Jan 22 Wingate L, 90-77 - 27 6-9 66.7 1-3 33.3 3-3 100.0 16
Jan 24 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 83-72 1 31 5-9 55.6 2-3 66.7 8-8 100.0 20
Jan 27 Carson-Newman L, 104-92 1 25 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 7-9 77.8 13
Jan 31 at Queens (N.C.) L, 102-74 - 22 4-10 40.0 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 12
Feb 3 at Mars Hill W, 92-84 1 21 6-12 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 12
Feb 7 at Newberry W, 86-80 1 30 6-13 46.2 3-6 50.0 6-6 100.0 21
Feb 10 Tusculum W, 104-93 1 33 6-13 46.2 1-2 50.0 7-9 77.8 20
Feb 14 Catawba L, 79-77 1 29 5-9 55.6 3-3 100.0 2-2 100.0 15
Feb 17 Lincoln Memorial L, 85-70 1 36 8-14 57.1 1-3 33.3 4-7 57.1 21
Feb 21 at Wingate L, 93-72 1 37 6-15 40.0 0-4 0.0 10-10 100.0 22
Feb 24 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 82-76 1 37 6-11 54.5 0-3 0.0 3-3 100.0 15
Feb 28 at Wingate L, 76-75 1 38 3-8 37.5 0-2 0.0 10-11 90.9 16
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 3 at Citadel L, 122-98 1 0 6 2 8 1 3 0.3 1 0 2 -
Nov 10 vs. North Greenville L, 92-84 1 43 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 0
Nov 11 vs. Erskine W, 74-63 1 34 0 11 11 3 3 1.0 4 1 1 -
Nov 14 Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 107-105 1 30 0 5 5 1 4 0.3 1 0 1 -
Nov 18 Limestone W, 87-76 1 32 2 8 10 0 3 0.0 1 1 4 0
Nov 21 at Belmont Abbey L, 83-81 1 31 1 8 9 3 6 0.5 1 0 5 1
Nov 27 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 89-68 1 20 2 5 7 1 2 0.5 2 0 2 -
Nov 29 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 88-75 1 27 1 6 7 3 2 1.5 3 0 1 0
Dec 2 Southern Wesleyan W, 90-58 1 28 2 4 6 3 0 - 1 1 1 -
Dec 5 at Limestone L, 81-72 1 31 1 3 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 9 at Carson-Newman L, 109-86 1 34 3 3 6 4 2 2.0 1 0 2 -
Dec 13 at Tusculum W, 100-97 1 38 3 6 9 6 4 1.5 1 0 4 -
Dec 16 Mars Hill W, 98-85 1 29 5 9 14 4 3 1.3 1 2 2 -
Dec 18 Queens (N.C.) L, 82-75 1 35 0 4 4 1 3 0.3 5 1 4 -
Jan 3 Newberry W, 89-84 1 32 1 7 8 3 2 1.5 1 2 3 -
Jan 6 at Lincoln Memorial L, 120-74 1 33 2 8 10 5 3 1.7 1 0 3 0
Jan 10 at Catawba L, 77-71 1 32 2 10 12 3 3 1.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 13 Anderson (S.C.) W, 78-72 1 19 2 4 6 1 5 0.2 0 1 1 -
Jan 22 Wingate L, 90-77 - 27 0 2 2 1 0 - 3 0 2 -
Jan 24 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 83-72 1 31 1 5 6 2 2 1.0 2 0 0 0
Jan 27 Carson-Newman L, 104-92 1 25 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 2 0 4 -
Jan 31 at Queens (N.C.) L, 102-74 - 22 2 2 4 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 -
Feb 3 at Mars Hill W, 92-84 1 21 2 4 6 1 2 0.5 4 0 5 1
Feb 7 at Newberry W, 86-80 1 30 2 5 7 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 10 Tusculum W, 104-93 1 33 3 7 10 2 4 0.5 1 0 3 -
Feb 14 Catawba L, 79-77 1 29 5 6 11 4 0 - 2 0 2 -
Feb 17 Lincoln Memorial L, 85-70 1 36 3 6 9 2 0 - 1 2 0 -
Feb 21 at Wingate L, 93-72 1 37 5 5 10 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 -
Feb 24 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 82-76 1 37 3 4 7 1 4 0.3 2 1 2 0
Feb 28 at Wingate L, 76-75 1 38 3 9 12 3 5 0.6 0 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2013-14 26 - 9.6 1.1-1.8 63.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.2 64.5 3.0
2014-15 25 23 29.1 4.8-9.4 51.3 0.5-1.3 36.4 3.7-5.0 75.0 13.8
2015-16 23 21 30.9 5.0-11.7 42.9 1.0-2.6 38.3 4.6-6.3 73.6 15.6
2016-17 3 2 13.3 0.7-5.0 13.3 0.3-1.3 25.0 0.7-1.7 40.0 2.3
2017-18 29 27 30.8 5.1-11.3 45.3 0.8-2.5 30.1 5.1-6.0 84.5 16.0
Total 106 73 24.7 3.9-8.4 46.5 0.5-1.6 34.1 3.5-4.5 77.0 11.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2013-14 26 - 249 29-46 63.0 0-0 - 20-31 64.5 78
2014-15 25 23 727 120-234 51.3 12-33 36.4 93-124 75.0 345
2015-16 23 21 711 115-268 42.9 23-60 38.3 106-144 73.6 359
2016-17 3 2 40 2-15 13.3 1-4 25.0 2-5 40.0 7
2017-18 29 27 894 148-327 45.3 22-73 30.1 147-174 84.5 465
Total 106 73 2621 414-890 46.5 58-170 34.1 368-478 77.0 1254
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2013-14 26 - 9.6 4.7-7.4 63.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.2-5.0 64.5 12.5
2014-15 25 23 29.1 6.6-12.9 51.3 0.7-1.8 36.4 5.1-6.8 75.0 19.0
2015-16 23 21 30.9 6.5-15.1 42.9 1.3-3.4 38.3 6.0-8.1 73.6 20.2
2016-17 3 2 13.3 2.0-15.0 13.3 1.0-4.0 25.0 2.0-5.0 40.0 7.0
2017-18 29 27 30.8 6.6-14.6 45.3 1.0-3.3 30.1 6.6-7.8 84.5 20.8
Total 106 73 24.7 6.3-13.6 46.5 0.9-2.6 34.1 5.6-7.3 77.0 19.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2013-14 26 - 9.6 0.9 1.3 2.2 1.3 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4
2014-15 25 23 29.1 1.6 3.6 5.2 2.5 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.1 1.4 0.6
2015-16 23 21 30.9 1.7 3.8 5.5 2.4 0.0 1.2 2.0 0.6 1.3 0.5
2016-17 3 2 13.3 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.3 - 0.7 2.7 0.3 1.0 0.3
2017-18 29 27 30.8 2.0 5.6 7.6 2.4 0.1 2.2 2.6 0.9 1.5 0.4
Total 106 73 24.7 1.5 3.5 5.1 2.2 0.0 1.3 1.7 0.8 1.2 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2013-14 26 - 249 24 33 57 33 1 6 12 0.5 12 10
2014-15 25 23 727 40 89 129 63 1 36 34 1.1 34 16
2015-16 23 21 711 39 87 126 56 1 27 47 0.6 30 12
2016-17 3 2 40 3 6 9 7 - 2 8 0.3 3 1
2017-18 29 27 894 58 161 219 69 2 65 76 0.9 44 13
Total 106 73 2621 164 376 540 228 5 136 177 0.8 123 52
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2013-14 26 - 9.6 3.9 5.3 9.2 5.3 0.2 1.0 1.9 0.5 1.9 1.6
2014-15 25 23 29.1 2.2 4.9 7.1 3.5 0.1 2.0 1.9 1.1 1.9 0.9
2015-16 23 21 30.9 2.2 4.9 7.1 3.2 0.1 1.5 2.6 0.6 1.7 0.7
2016-17 3 2 13.3 3.0 6.0 9.0 7.0 0.0 2.0 8.0 0.3 3.0 1.0
2017-18 29 27 30.8 2.6 7.2 9.8 3.1 0.1 2.9 3.4 0.9 2.0 0.6
Total 106 73 24.7 2.5 5.7 8.2 3.5 0.1 2.1 2.7 0.8 1.9 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 27 30.8 5.1-11.3 45.3 0.8-2.5 30.1 5.1-6.0 84.5 16.0
Conference 20 18 30.4 5.5-11.7 46.6 0.8-2.8 30.4 4.9-5.8 84.5 16.6
Exhibition 1 1 .0 6.0-14.0 42.9 1.0-3.0 33.3 5.0-6.0 83.3 18.0
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Home 13 12 29.4 4.9-10.7 46.0 0.8-2.3 36.7 5.0-6.2 80.2 15.7
Away 14 13 31.1 5.4-12.1 45.0 0.6-2.8 23.1 5.0-5.6 89.7 16.5
Neutral 2 2 38.5 4.0-9.5 42.1 1.0-2.0 50.0 6.0-7.5 80.0 15.0
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Wins 12 12 30.0 5.4-11.2 48.5 0.7-2.2 29.6 4.8-5.5 87.9 16.3
Losses 17 15 31.4 4.9-11.4 43.0 0.8-2.7 30.4 5.2-6.4 82.4 15.8
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November 7 7 31.0 4.3-10.1 42.3 0.6-1.9 30.8 4.7-5.7 82.5 13.9
December 6 6 32.5 6.8-13.5 50.6 0.8-2.7 31.3 4.2-5.5 75.8 18.7
January 8 6 27.6 3.9-10.0 38.8 0.6-2.5 25.0 5.9-6.6 88.7 14.3
February 8 8 32.6 5.8-11.9 48.4 1.0-3.0 33.3 5.2-6.0 87.5 17.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 27 894 148-327 45.3 22-73 30.1 147-174 84.5 465
Conference 20 18 607 109-234 46.6 17-56 30.4 98-116 84.5 333
Exhibition 1 1 0 6-14 42.9 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 18
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Home 13 12 382 64-139 46.0 11-30 36.7 65-81 80.2 204
Away 14 13 435 76-169 45.0 9-39 23.1 70-78 89.7 231
Neutral 2 2 77 8-19 42.1 2-4 50.0 12-15 80.0 30
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Wins 12 12 360 65-134 48.5 8-27 29.6 58-66 87.9 196
Losses 17 15 534 83-193 43.0 14-46 30.4 89-108 82.4 269
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November 7 7 217 30-71 42.3 4-13 30.8 33-40 82.5 97
December 6 6 195 41-81 50.6 5-16 31.3 25-33 75.8 112
January 8 6 221 31-80 38.8 5-20 25.0 47-53 88.7 114
February 8 8 261 46-95 48.4 8-24 33.3 42-48 87.5 142
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 27 30.8 6.6-14.6 45.3 1.0-3.3 30.1 6.6-7.8 84.5 20.8
Conference 20 18 30.4 7.2-15.4 46.6 1.1-3.7 30.4 6.5-7.6 84.5 21.9
Exhibition 1 1 .0 0.0-0.0 42.9 0.0-0.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 83.3 -
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Home 13 12 29.4 6.7-14.6 46.0 1.2-3.1 36.7 6.8-8.5 80.2 21.4
Away 14 13 31.1 7.0-15.5 45.0 0.8-3.6 23.1 6.4-7.2 89.7 21.2
Neutral 2 2 38.5 4.2-9.9 42.1 1.0-2.1 50.0 6.2-7.8 80.0 15.6
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Wins 12 12 30.0 7.2-14.9 48.5 0.9-3.0 29.6 6.4-7.3 87.9 21.8
Losses 17 15 31.4 6.2-14.5 43.0 1.0-3.4 30.4 6.7-8.1 82.4 20.1
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November 7 7 31.0 5.5-13.1 42.3 0.7-2.4 30.8 6.1-7.4 82.5 17.9
December 6 6 32.5 8.4-16.6 50.6 1.0-3.3 31.3 5.1-6.8 75.8 23.0
January 8 6 27.6 5.6-14.5 38.8 0.9-3.6 25.0 8.5-9.6 88.7 20.6
February 8 8 32.6 7.0-14.6 48.4 1.2-3.7 33.3 6.4-7.4 87.5 21.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 27 30.8 2.0 5.6 7.6 2.4 0.1 2.2 2.6 0.9 1.5 0.4
Conference 20 18 30.4 2.3 5.3 7.5 2.4 0.1 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.6 0.5
Exhibition 1 1 .0 6.0 2.0 8.0 2.0 - 1.0 3.0 0.3 1.0 0.0
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Home 13 12 29.4 1.9 5.4 7.3 2.2 0.0 2.2 2.2 1.0 1.7 0.8
Away 14 13 31.1 2.3 5.5 7.8 2.6 0.1 2.3 3.1 0.7 1.2 0.1
Neutral 2 2 38.5 0.5 7.0 7.5 2.0 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 2.5 0.5
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Wins 12 12 30.0 2.2 6.3 8.4 2.5 0.1 2.3 2.9 0.8 1.6 0.8
Losses 17 15 31.4 1.9 5.1 6.9 2.3 0.1 2.2 2.4 0.9 1.5 0.2
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November 7 7 31.0 1.0 6.6 7.6 2.4 0.1 1.9 3.1 0.6 1.9 0.3
December 6 6 32.5 2.3 4.8 7.2 2.7 - 3.0 2.3 1.3 1.7 0.7
January 8 6 27.6 1.4 5.0 6.4 2.4 0.0 2.5 2.4 1.1 1.3 0.5
February 8 8 32.6 3.3 5.8 9.0 2.1 0.1 1.8 2.6 0.7 1.4 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 27 894 58 161 219 69 2 65 76 0.9 44 13
Conference 20 18 607 46 105 151 48 1 49 49 1.0 32 10
Exhibition 1 1 0 6 2 8 2 - 1 3 0.3 1 0
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Home 13 12 382 25 70 95 28 0 28 28 1.0 22 10
Away 14 13 435 32 77 109 37 2 32 43 0.7 17 2
Neutral 2 2 77 1 14 15 4 0 5 5 1.0 5 1
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Wins 12 12 360 26 75 101 30 1 27 35 0.8 19 9
Losses 17 15 534 32 86 118 39 1 38 41 0.9 25 4
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November 7 7 217 7 46 53 17 1 13 22 0.6 13 2
December 6 6 195 14 29 43 16 - 18 14 1.3 10 4
January 8 6 221 11 40 51 19 0 20 19 1.1 10 4
February 8 8 261 26 46 72 17 1 14 21 0.7 11 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 29 27 30.8 2.6 7.2 9.8 3.1 0.1 2.9 3.4 0.9 2.0 0.6
Conference 20 18 30.4 3.0 6.9 10.0 3.2 0.1 3.2 3.2 1.0 2.1 0.7
Exhibition 1 1 .0 - - - - - - - 0.3 - -
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Home 13 12 29.4 2.6 7.3 9.9 2.9 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 2.3 1.0
Away 14 13 31.1 2.9 7.1 10.0 3.4 0.2 2.9 4.0 0.7 1.6 0.2
Neutral 2 2 38.5 0.5 7.3 7.8 2.1 0.0 2.6 2.6 1.0 2.6 0.5
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Wins 12 12 30.0 2.9 8.3 11.2 3.3 0.1 3.0 3.9 0.8 2.1 1.0
Losses 17 15 31.4 2.4 6.4 8.8 2.9 0.1 2.8 3.1 0.9 1.9 0.3
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November 7 7 31.0 1.3 8.5 9.8 3.1 0.2 2.4 4.1 0.6 2.4 0.4
December 6 6 32.5 2.9 5.9 8.8 3.3 0.0 3.7 2.9 1.3 2.1 0.8
January 8 6 27.6 2.0 7.2 9.2 3.4 0.0 3.6 3.4 1.1 1.8 0.7
February 8 8 32.6 4.0 7.0 11.0 2.6 0.2 2.1 3.2 0.7 1.7 0.5